Bahrain Medical Bulletin | Vol. 43 | No. 1 | MARCH 2021

ORIGINAL STUDIES

Estimation of Common Chromosomal Aneuploidies in the Population of Bahrain: 20 Years of Findings in the Genetic Laboratory
Nabeel Al Moamen, Ahmed Thabet, Amani Al Hajeri, Hema Newton, Fawzia Mahdi, Ruqaya Abbas, Hasan Sanad
| Abstract (171 KB) | Full (263 KB) | Page 322-326

Role of Serum Magnesium in Dental Caries
Muhammad Jawed, Waleed Al Abdulmonem, Abdullah Alkhamiss, Ruqaih Alghsham, Thamir Alsaeed, Fahad A. Alhumaydhi, Almonther A. Hershan, Syed M. Shahid
| Abstract (162 KB) | Full (236 KB) | Page 327-330

The International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife
Vishnu Renjith, Eman Tawash
| Abstract (127 KB) | Full (249 KB) | Page 331-333

Novel Anticancer Drug 5H-pyro[3,2-a] Phenoxazin-5-one (PPH) Regulates lncRNA HOTAIR and HOXC genes in Human MCF-7 Cells
Manfra M, Feliciello I, Bolognese A, Basilicata, Pepe G, Campiglia P, Procino A
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The Baseline Ocular Coherence Tomography Morphology of Diabetic Macular Edema as a Prognostic Factor for Response to Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor
Mouna Al Saad, Amin Shehadeh, Jehad Meqbil, Mohammed Qabalawi, Khaled El Ebous, Zuhair Sharif, Ahmed Al Amer
| Abstract (169 KB) | Full (267 KB) | Page 342-346

Broselow Tape Validation in Bahraini Population
Yasser Chomayil, Alwaleed Behzad, Shaikha Al Jawder, Shaikha Almutawa, Hytham Ghanem, Aneena Abraham
| Abstract (160 KB) | Full (586 KB) | Page 347-353

Pre-emptive Analgesic Efficacy of Intravenous Diclofenac versus Paracetamol in Orthopedic Surgery
Muneer Jan, Gaurav Singh, Anna Zarfishan, Raghav Gupta, Updesh Kumar
| Abstract (161 KB) | Full (236 KB) | Page 354-356

Sonographic Assessment of the Lower Uterine Segment (LUS) Thickness and Integrity in Patients with Previous Cesarean Delivery
Jamal Mohammad Mutlaq, Hesham Mohamad Hamad
| Abstract (158 KB) | Full (275 KB) | Page 357-360

Outcome of Vital Pulp Therapy in Permanent Teeth with Carious Pulp Exposure: A Series of Successfully Treated Teeth
Majeed Kadhem, Ahmed Yusuf, Faten Altajer
| Abstract (161 KB) | Full (420 KB) | Page 361-366

Clinical Management to Improve of Medical Care for Patients with Cardiovascular Diseases
Goloshchapov-Aksenov RS, Kicha DI, Ali Ahmed Al Baqara
| Abstract (170 KB) | Full (704 KB) | Page 367-372

Prevalence and Mortality Rate of Necrotizing Fasciitis, 5 Years’ Experience in a Single Center
Fatima A.Nabi Abdulla, Khaled Nazzal, Raed Almarzooq
| Abstract (165 KB) | Full (238 KB) | Page 373-375

Mapping the Research Activity on Psychiatric Disorders in Bahrain: A 40- Year Analysis
Ahmed Malalla AlAnsari, Haitham Jahrami
| Abstract (164 KB) | Full (366 KB) | Page 376-378

A Comparative Study by Gender of Vitamin D Levels in Bahrainis and Expatriates Exposed and Unexposed to the Sun
Tarik AlShaibani, Amer Alansari, Ahmed Jaradat, Hussain H Meer, Ameera Radhi
| Abstract (153 KB) | Full (252 KB) | Page 379-382

Clinically important Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) Alleles among Bahraini Population
Eman Farid, Kannan Sridharan
| Abstract (159 KB) | Full (231 KB) | Page 383-385

Identifying Risk Factors of Severe Primary Post-Partum Hemorrhage
Bessy Varghese, Amala Jain Sunder, Malathi Nayak, Nawal Dayoub
| Abstract (170 KB) | Full (257 KB) | Page 386-389

ORIGINAL STUDIES

Validation of SARS-CoV-2 Serological Essay, Bahrain Experience
Afaf M. Mohamed, Adel S. Alsayyad, Amjad G. Mohamed, Fatema E. Shehab, Kubra N. Mohamed, Narjis Y. Al-Qassab, Najat M. Abulfateh, Maryam E. Alhajeri
| Abstract (283 KB) | Full (345 KB) | Page 240-243

The Effect of Detailed Counseling on the Glycemic Index of Diabetic Patients
Hala Alhakeem, Turki Alhusaini, Mariam Hasan, Shaikha Musameh
| Abstract (246 KB) | Full (290 KB) | Page 244-246

Hyperbilirubinemia in Acute Appendicitis
Jasim Alaradi, Rawan A.Rahman Alharmi, Asma Alqaseer, Fatema Ali Ahmed, Noof Sami Aljirdabi, Sayed Ali Almahari
| Abstract (275 KB) | Full (346 KB) | Page 247-249

Impact of Different Antibiotic Regimens in the Treatment of Carbapenem-Resistant Bacteria on Mortality and Readmission
Hager Salah, Omar Alsamani
| Abstract (284 KB) | Full (496 KB) | Page 250-253

General Surgical Emergency Admissions
Yusuf Saeed Hasan Alsaffar
| Abstract (284 KB) | Full (290 KB) | Page 254-256

Prevalence of Erectile Dysfunction and Associated Risk Factors among Patients with Chronic Periodontitis Attending Various Dental Clinics
Mohammed Jayed S. Alenzi
| Abstract (274 KB) | Full (319 KB) | Page 257-260

Clinical Characteristics of Pediatric Patients with Esophageal Strictures
Hasan M. Isa, Husain Y. Ahmed, Khadija A. Hasan, Afaf M. Mohamed
| Abstract (283 KB) | Full (345 KB) | Page 261-265

Prevalence of Thyroid Disorder in Diabetic Patients
Awad Saeed Alsamghan
| Abstract (283 KB) | Full (319 KB) | Page 266-269

Burden of Psoriasis
Fatema Abdul-Wahab Khamdan, Ahmed Abdul-Aziz Omran
| Abstract (274 KB) | Full (291 KB) | Page 270-273

The Effect of Menthol on Anxiety and Related Behaviors in Mice
Fayez Mushbab Albishi, Saeed Mushabab Albeshi, Khalid Alotaibi, Najeeb Alhussain, Amer Kamal, Ameera Abdulhadi Sultan, Mona Jaber Aljishi
| Abstract (170 KB) | Full (1,471 KB) | Page 274-279

REVIEW

Clinical Knowledge of Post-LASIK Corneal Ectasia: A Review
Abdulrahman Al‐Amri
| Abstract (145 KB) | Full (323 KB) | Page 390-394

MEDICAL QUIZ

Saeed Alhindi
| Quiz | Page 395
| Answers | Page 396

CASE PRESENTATION

Spontaneous Expulsion of a Large Fibroid after Bilateral Internal Iliac Artery Ligation in Postpartum Hemorrhage
Bessy Varghese, Sucheta Yalanavar, Mooza Rashid, Nawal Dayoub
| Abstract (163 KB) | Full (231 KB) | Page 397-399

HMB45 Negative Intramuscular Angiomyolipoma: A Case Report and Literature Review
Yong Jin Cho, Sung-Chul Lim
| Abstract (151 KB) | Full (857 KB) | Page 400-402

Prevalence of Body Dysmorphic Disorder Among Dermatology and Plastic Surgery Patients in Saudi Arabia and its Association with Cosmetic Procedures
Sarah Abdullah Aldukhi, Eman Abdulaziz Almukhadeb
| Abstract (162 KB) | Full (274 KB) | Page 403-409

Urine Retention and Unilateral Vulvar Edema after Laparoscopic Tubal Sterilization
Mehad H. Alqasem
| Abstract (153 KB) | Full (213 KB) | Page 410-411

Submandibular Gland Duct Giant Sialolith: Case Report and Literature Review
Maryam Sahwan, Fatema Alasfoor
| Abstract (153 KB) | Full (267 KB) | Page 412-414

Anticonvulsant Hypersensitivity Syndrome after Carbamazepine Administration in a Young Girl
Raafat Hammad Seroor Jadah, Duaa Abdulmuneim Alawadh Alkhudhur
| Abstract (160 KB) | Full (310 KB) | Page 415-417

COVID 19 Pandemic; Revealing the Concealed Infections
Fatimah Saad AL-Shahrani, Thamir Saad Alsaeed
| Abstract (153 KB) | Full (565 KB) | Page 418-421

TALENT IN MEDICINE
1. Adam and Eve!
2. Hats Off!
Anil Kumar Chawla

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